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Follow the Drinking Gourd: A Story of the Underground Railroad

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4 out of 5
Based on 42 Ratings and 14 Reviews

Book Description
Based on the traditional American folk song "Follow the Drinking Gourd, " this story recounts the daring adventures of a young girl and her family as they escape slavery in the Deep South. Actor Morgan Freeman delivers a poignant and inspiring narration, and modern acoustic blues legend Taj Mahal provides the heartfelt musical accompaniment. Full color.
Book Information
PublisherSpotlight Publications
BindingLibrary Binding (6 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages40
ISBN-101591977630
ISBN-13978-1591977636
Publication Date09/30/2004
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About Bernardine Connelly (Author) : Bernardine Connelly is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Bernardine Connelly include Rabbit Ears-a Classic Tale (Rabbit Ears: A Classic Tale), Follow the Drinkin... more
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About Yvonne Buchanan (Illustrator) : Yvonne Buchanan is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Yvonne Buchanan include Celebremos Juneteenth, Juneteenth Jamboree, Follow the Drinking G... more
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